Qualification: NCEA Level 2
Entry requirements: Year 11 Music or at the discretion of Mr Langdon.
Content/Skills: Students have the flexibility to create a course to suit their background and interest from the 45 credits available.
The course can be created from performance both individual and group/band, composition, sound recording, research, the study of set works and the demonstration of aural skills and score reading. Additions include the opportunity to perform on a second instrument, instrumentation and researching an aspect of NZ music.
Compositions of original material may be individual or group compositions for those interested in working with a band.
Students may also choose the Achievement Standard SOND 2, the advanced operation and mixing of a PA or Recording system.
Field Trips: Possible visits to a recording studio for which there will be a cost.
Course Costs: None.
Up to 7 Internal Achievement Standards
3 External Achievement Standards worth 14 credits
Where does it lead? NCEA Level 3.
For further information see Mr Langdon.